22 min ago
Schools close ahead of impending snow storm
The following school districts are closed: Colchester, East Lyme, Franklin, Griswold, Ledyard, Lyme-Old Lyme, Montville, Norwich, Old Saybrook, Preston, Stonington and Waterford.
4 hrs ago
Nurses, technicians not all of one mind about L+M lockout
Bev Segleski, right, of Waterford, a registered nurse in the L+M emergency room who has been at the hospital for 35 years, speaks with Lisa D'Abrosca, president of the registered nurses' union, during a pasta supper for locked-out L+M nurses and technicians and their families at Elks Lodge 360 in New London Monday.
Sat Dec 07, 2013
Niantic's 25th Annual Light Parade and Winterfest Is Today
This year's Light Parade in Niantic promises to be an especially big event and you can expect to see a number of Waterford groups, including Waterford Youth Services participating.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Truck Takes Out Utility Pole And Power With It On Mullen Hill Road
A truck struck a utility pole early this morning on Mullen Hill Road, knocking out power to homes in the vicinity and closing the road between Spithead and Stone Heights Drive in Waterford at around 7:30 a.m..
Groton & Waterford Wine Stores raise $2000 for Terri Brodeur Breast Cancer Foundation
Grand Wine and Spirit and Waterford Wine and Spirit stores raised $2,000 for the Terri Brodeur Breast Cancer Foundation in honor of October Breast Cancer Awareness Month.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Waterford Police Investigate Apparent Suicide
A flurry of police activity in the vicinity of Jordan Cemetery near the intersection of Woodlawn Avenue and Boston Post Road in Waterford yesterday afternoon attracted a lot of attention.
The Hartford Courant
Reader Submitted: Connecticut Humane Society Appoints Two New Program Directors
The Connecticut Humane Society is pleased to announce that Dr. Kathleen Riley and Theresa Geary have been hired as the new Shelter Medical Director and Director of Operations, respectively.
Graner's first Groton priority: starting 'walk through' program
Michael Graner starts Jan. 1 as Groton's new superintendent of schools, and he already has one new practice he wants to put in place.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Debit Card Scam Alert
A number of Waterford residents received a text message yesterday that read "alert@creditunion ... Bank Alert: Your CARD is INACTIVE."
When Are Waterford's Tree Lighting Ceremonies?
New London and Niantic's trees were fully illuminated over the weekend but Waterford is waiting until closer to the holiday to light its two Christmas trees.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
New London's 10th Annual Festival of Trees
A Press Release From Neff Productions Downtown New London Association and Neff Productions, invite you to the 10th Annual Festival of Trees.
Holiday greenery to accompany New London, Waterford meals
Members of the New London Garden Club fashion seasonal holiday greens arrangements Monday at Waterford Public Library.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
The Hartford Courant
Reader Submitted: Shoreline Gymnastics Competes At Frog Bridge Invitational
Shoreline Gymnastics of Old Saybrook competed at the Frog Bridge Halloween Invitational in Columbia on Oct. 27. Levels 3 and 4 were represented.
Waterford still hopes school site can be developed
The 90-year-old Cohanzie School, which sits on 9 acres of land on Dayton Road, has long been viewed as a site for potential redevelopment, despite objections from some who attended the former elementary school.
Sat Nov 30, 2013
Black Friday starts season of crime for police
Police in Waterford and Groton, which host many of the region's major shopping outlets, say they are ready for the frenzied holiday shopping season - and the crimes and mishaps it inevitably entails.
Happy hour meets art class in local venues
Anne Gaffey, left, owner of Paint Stix, helps Cathy Elliott of East Lyme while teaching a painting class at Filomena's Restaurant in Waterford.
Thu Nov 28, 2013
Shopping mania on Thanksgiving evening in Waterford
Employees at Best Buy in Waterford hold a pep rally on the sales floor just minutes before opening the doors at 6 p.m. on Thanksgiving Day, Thursday, Nov. 28, 2013.
Police logs - Nov. 28
Frank J. Colmenares Jr., 23, of 40 Norwood Ave., New London, was charged Monday with driving with a suspended license.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
Lesser's Petition asks Lawmakers for Triple Overtime Pay for Thanksgiving Day
Taking a cue from legislation just announced in Ohio, Connecticut State Rep. Matthew Lesser, D-Middletown, has created a petition on Moveon.org to require big-box retailers to pay employees triple overtime for working on Thanksgiving Day.
Black Friday Survival Kits, Pet Photos With Santa And More At Crystal Mall
Tis the season to start shopping and to celebrate, Crystal Mall is offering extended holiday hours starting at 8:00 p.m. on Thursday, November 28. The Waterford mall is offering special shopping events and activities during the Thanksgiving holiday weekend, inviting people to walk off those Thanksgiving dinner calories in the climate-controlled ... (more)